Stepney: papers and architectural model photographs

Scope and Content

Photographs of architectural models of neighbourhoods 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the London County Council Comprehensive Development Area no 2: Stepney / Poplar. The models are at a small scale and show the entire neighbourhoods. One photograph shows one of the models on display in an exhibition concerning the reconstruction of the area.

The file also contains 2 variant programmes for the official opening of the King George's Field housing estate in Stepney, by His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh on 20 October 1952 .

The plan file contains a black and white overhead photograph of a model of the Scheme for Gardiner's Corner Area, Stepney, reverse stamped with London County Council copyright and serial number, undated.

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This material is unrestricted.